mistimed

adjective
mis·​timed | \ ˌmis-ˈtīmd How to pronounce mistimed (audio) \

Definition of mistimed

: wrongly or improperly timed He had a couple of mistimed throws during the scrimmage, but made up for it with some great runs.— Andy Simmons

First Known Use of mistimed

1687, in the meaning defined above

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“Mistimed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mistimed. Accessed 23 Jul. 2021.

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